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Truck tires

Discussion in 'Trucks and Trailers' started by OrangeToys, Apr 10, 2009.

  1. OrangeToys

    OrangeToys LawnSite Bronze Member
    from SW MO
    Posts: 1,020

    Hey im starting to look for new tires for my truck 2500HD Sliverado. But I wanted to know what tires that you all use in your trucks. Im looking at size 285/75/16
     
  2. seabee1

    seabee1 LawnSite Member
    Posts: 239

    cooper atr's ,traction,wear,pretty quiet ,$635.00 installed . 245 75 r16's

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  3. OrangeToys

    OrangeToys LawnSite Bronze Member
    from SW MO
    Posts: 1,020

    do you all not use tires or something?lol
     
  4. gene gls

    gene gls LawnSite Gold Member
    Posts: 3,207

    I run Cooper mud-snow.
     
  5. GravelyNut

    GravelyNut LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,594

    I run Firestone Transforce HTs. Load Range E tires that are Commercial tires based on the older Steeltex tires. Run from $132 to $165 per depending on size.
     
  6. sunray

    sunray LawnSite Member
    Posts: 218

    I run the 285's, non last me very long pulling the bobcat ,dump trailer and lawn trailer all the time but that's the cost of business.
    Oh yea load range E only.
     
  7. wellbuilt

    wellbuilt LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 275

    I like BFG T/A s I run 315 75 R on my excursion and F350 . I put 50000 miles on them and i think ill get another 10k before winter .
     
  8. Lakewlc

    Lakewlc LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,159

    coopers are great
     
  9. kps2389

    kps2389 LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 346

    Cooper STT's
     
  10. TimsLawnCareVA

    TimsLawnCareVA LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 361

    I run Nitto Terra Grappler 285/75R16 on my Ford. I have 30,000 miles on them so far with 1/4 tread left. I am very pleased with them and planning on putting on another set next month.
     

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